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Providence Health & Services Dietitian - Clinical Dietetics Services in Torrance, California


Providence is calling a Part Time, Day Shift Dietitian to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center - Transitional Care Unit Torrance in Torrance, CA.

The Providence Transitional Care Center/ Unit. The TCC/TCU has 85 beds and treats a wide variety of patients which may include but not limited to orthopedic, neurological, trauma, medical, surgical, cardiac and pulmonary. We are a short term inpatient facility with goals geared towards helping the patient improve their functional status so they may return home or to their appropriate destination.

In this position you will:

  • Under general supervision, oversee and provide nutritional care to hospital patients.

  • Provide patient care to the following age groups: premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and older adults


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics or related field.

  • ADA approved internship or equivalent

  • Current Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration or Registered Dietitian Eligible (must pass registration exam within 6 months of eligibility to take the exam.)

  • Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families, visitors, hospital staff and co-workers

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One-year dietetics experience in a hospital setting

  • Experience in computers and hand held computers

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care. We are proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Health Care

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 232640